Current students

This page is intended to provide some additional information for students currently in York studying on our YorkCourse programme.  If you are currently one of our short course students please visit our information when in York page.

Links are sub-divided by topic and within each topic links are arranged alphabetically by description. 

‌Important documentation

In addition to the handbooks you were given at the start of the course, you might also wish to consult:‌

‌General study skills

Academic integrity - The University's guide to help you understand what academic integrity is and how to gain the skills needed to reference and approach your assignments with confidence.  Includes guides for different styles of referencing e.g. Harvard, MLA.

Yorkshare - York University's Virtual Learning Environment.  Here you will find tutorials to help you use the computers and library at York and on avoiding plagiarism.   You may also find that individual tutors use this site to disseminate module information (if this is the case then you will be informed by the tutor).

‌Researching topics (e.g. library catalogues)

  • The British Library - Catalogue for the British Library.  Afree  mini bus service operates to Boston spa from the University every week.
  • The University Library - including access to the university's library catalogue, guides to using the library etc.  This also includes details of the University's electronic resources.

‌Support, welfare and health